Cook_Islands_Population_Grid_2020

Date created: 16 November 2020
This date indicates the date the dataset metadata was created on Pacific Data Hub.

Population Raster Cook Islands 2020 Data Input: Settlement footprint from Facebook's High-Resolution Population Density Maps https://data.humdata.org/dataset/cook-islands-high-resolution-population-density-maps-demographic-estimates Population allocated proportionally using 2011 census population counts at enumeration area level. Year Population Growth Rate of 0.23% has been applied to update population up to 2020 The human settlement footprint with census population allocated has been converted into a 100 m resolution raster. This is a demo version, SDD is still evaluating the methodology but given the COVID outbreak the dataset has been early released.

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Topic Official Statistics
Spatial Coverage
Language en
Contact
Date Stamp 2020-11-16
Reference System Info
Member countries Cook Islands